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Year
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1953
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1948
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Drama
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Comedy
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Crime
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James Cagney
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Lloyd Bridges
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donald ginsberg
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william cagney
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Film Noir
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Interesting that a limping man has a listing co-star.

World War II vet Frank Pryor (Lloyd Bridges) returns to London from America after six years to look up an old flame, Pauline French (Moira Lister), now a successful actress. As he and the other passengers deplane and walk across to the terminal, Frank pauses for a moment and asks the man beside him for a light. There's a gunshot and the man crumples to the ground, shot by a marksman with a high-powered rifle, an assassin with a limp. It's not long before Frank Pryor is up to his neck in...
Topics: Crime, Drama, Lloyd Bridges

Interesting that a limping man has a listing co-star.

Feature Films
Feb 9, 2014
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Without a big studio behind him, Mr. Cagney was a flop. Same thing happened to Frank Capra. And...

In this adaptation of William Saroyan's award-winning play The Time of Your Life, James Cagney plays a gentle barfly named Joe who settles in Nick's (William Bendix) Bar with various colorful characters like an imaginative old cowboy or a tap dancing comic who can't get laughs. His sister Jeanne plays Kitty Duval, a woman who claims to once have been in burlesque. She and her brother have some of the most touching scenes in the movie. The pace takes a while to get used to but if you're in the...
Topics: Comedy, Drama, James Cagney

Without a big studio behind him, Mr. Cagney was a flop. Same thing happened to Frank Capra. And...